Wilfork Restructures Contract, Will Stay With Patriots

March 27, 2014 9:45 PM
Wilfork Restructures Contract, Will Stay With Patriots
" BOSTON (CBS) – Vince Wilfork is staying in New England.

According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Wilfork and the Patriots restructured his contract.

The new deal is three years and worth $22.5 million according to Schefter.

However, given the guaranteed money, Schefter clarified that it’s more of a one-year deal worth up to $8.5 million, with options for two years.

Vince Wilfork's new deal with Patriots really is a one-year, $8M deal that includes $3M guaranteed and deal has an option for 2 more years.— Adam Schefter ( AdamSchefter) March 27, 2014

Wilfork sent out a note on Twitter thanking his supporters and critics.

“It’s been hard to remain quiet and let things take its course but it has been the best thing to do,” Wilfork wrote "

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